The Icons mark a highlight in the whisky calendar and 2008 is no exception with the quality of companies entering the awards. The Icons are designed to celebrate the people and places behind the greatest whiskies in the world.
This year we decided to ask the industry to nominate themselves in the various categories. Then based on the evidence, an independent editorial panel drew up a shortlist from which the winners were picked.
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